Happy Christmas Eve !! For once I’m ahead of the game …….. everything’s well underway, our dining table was fully laid this morning, complete with all the covered dishes for vegetables and accompaniments etc.  All the cooking timings have been worked backwards from serving time, so we both know what’s being done when.   David’s Auntie […]


Yesterday, I attended a local Christmas Fair in Attleborough for the first time   Having had two requests on the same day, it’s safe to say I will be booking the other event next year !! Despite the venue being extremely cold (as door open all day), my main aim for the day was to […]


WOW, what a fabulous weekend !! Last night Val and I had a final count of the weekends charity cards, packing in boxes with envelopes as we went.  I’m so proud of everyone who came helped over our 3-day charity weekend.  Together we have created 1045 cards for Stampin’ Up! UK Christmas Cheer Challenge, donating […]

Alaska Achievers Blog Hop November 2017

Welcome to our latest Alaska Achievers Monthly Blog Hop, with fellow Demonstrators who have also earned the prestigious Stampin’ Up! Incentive Trip, that only a limited number around the world achieve. We will be hopping together every month to show you ideas and designs using current Stampin’ Up! products.  I live in a small village […]

CHRISTMAS CHEER CHALLENGE – Preparation Time for 1st-3rd December

Today I’ve been doing some more preparation for Stampin’ Up! #christmascheerchallenge next weekend. Demonstrators, their customers, friends and families, have been challenged to make 20,000 Christmas cards in just one weekend 1st, 2nd and 3rd December. Here are my helpers today, two of my regular customers plus one of the Mum’s, who have experienced first […]